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Mahasweta Devi : witness, advocate, writer

Author: Mahāśvetā Debī; Shashwati Talukdar; Henry Schwarz; Nandini Sikand
Publisher: [Seattle, WA] : [H. Schwarz], [2001]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Documents the life and writings of one of India's most celebrated authors, Mahasweta Devi, by providing an intimate view of her daily life set in the context of her tireless pursuit of justice for India's tribal poor.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Biographical films
Named Person: Mahāśvetā Debī
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mahāśvetā Debī; Shashwati Talukdar; Henry Schwarz; Nandini Sikand
OCLC Number: 48971871
Language Note: In English and Bengali with English subtitles.
Credits: Videography, Nandini Sikand ; editor, Shashwati Talukdar.
Description: 1 videocassette (28 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Mahasweta Devi, witness, advocate, writer
Responsibility: a video by Shashwati Talukdar ; produced by Henry Schwarz, Nandini Sikand.

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Documents the life and writings of one of India's most celebrated authors, Mahasweta Devi, by providing an intimate view of her daily life set in the context of her tireless pursuit of justice for India's tribal poor.

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